Dayton, Ohio 45459, United States of America


You ok, sis? Are you an overwhelmed mother trying to balance work and family life? Are you a teen struggling with anxiety and depression? Let’s work together to help you thrive as SELF, MOMMY, PARTNER, STUDENT or whatever other hat you wear. You DON’T have to feel like you’re suffocating. It’s time for you to choose you!

Rise Counseling Group is a social justice based private practice in Dayton, OH. We focus on improving the mental health and wellness of black teens and women & other women of color. We offer them space to heal and have hope when dealing with anxiety and depression. We believe in “having the conversation” to help clients be released from the junk they carry with them day to day as women, daughters, sisters, mothers, and partners.

Rise Counseling Group believes in the mental health and well being of black women and other women of color. We take the importance of race and mental health very seriously and it is reflected in our team and the work that we do around . Check out the gallery pics (click the large image and scroll). To learn more about our team members pictured here, go to our website!

Some of the issues we work with clients on include: depression, anxiety, micro aggressions and racial trauma, gender based violence/ abuse/ discrimination, bullying, advocating for yourself, and mothering issues.

Check out our team photos (named in order): De'Asia Thompson, LISW-S (owner/ therapist); JaNay Bankston, LSW; Megan Cerney, LSW (OH, TX); Vanna Thuston, LCSW-S (TX), Elena Moore, LSW; Joy Willenbrink-Conte, MA, MT-BC (music therapist); Krystin Morris, LSW; Dr. Shreya Bhandari, LSW; Jessica Jenkins, LISW; Marah Eagy, LSW; *Melody Arbour, LSW; *Devida Crawford, LSW; *Teri Timberlake, LSW; *Jessica Daniels, LPC
A * denotes that they are accepting new clients.

Hours: M-R 10-7p EST, F 10-2p EST, Sa 8-12pm EST, Su 1-5 pm. Individual therapist hours do vary.

Services are now offered online only due to COVID-19

Practice Details
  • Street Address

    7031 Corporate Way , Suite 103

  • City


  • Zip Code

    Dayton, Ohio 45459, United States of America

  • State of Practice

    New Jersey, Ohio, Tennessee, Texas

  • Describe Your Practice

    Online and In-Office

  • Accepting New Clients


  • Virtual Therapy


  • Prescribe Medication


  • My Website